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Events & Things to Do in Rockford IL

Welcome to Rockford IL's one-stop-shop for events! This website is your go-to source for finding the latest and greatest happenings in Rockford IL. Whether you're looking for a fun family activity, a night out with friends, or a unique cultural experience, you'll find it all right here. We've handpicked a variety of events to suit every interest and budget, so you can easily plan your day and make the most of your time in Rockford IL. From festivals and concerts to exhibitions and workshops, there's always something exciting happening in this vibrant city. So check out our calendar of events and get ready to experience Rockford IL like never before!

Today's Events | Rockford IL

Looking for things to do in Rockford IL today? Here are some exciting events happening around town that you won't want to miss:

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Things To Do This Weekend In Rockford IL

Looking for things to do in Rockford IL this weekend? Here's the full list of events from Friday through Sunday of what's going on in the Rockford region. Our carefully curated list highlights a diverse range of events, attractions, and leisure activities, ensuring there's something for everyone—regardless of age, interests, or budget.

So, whether you're a long-time resident or a first-time visitor, let's come together to celebrate and enjoy the distinctive charm and vibrant spirit that define Rockford IL. From parks and cultural attractions to foodie hotspots and family-friendly entertainment, get ready to make this weekend one for the books!

Meyer's Pet Care

Meyer's Pet Care

Vintage Shop Hop at Meyer's Tails Up Farm

Fri

01

Mar

Vintage Shop Hop at Meyer's Tails Up Farm

9:00 AM @ Meyer's Pet Care

Free

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Anderson Japanese Gardens

Anderson Japanese Gardens

Coffee Shop & Fireside Music 2024

Fri

01

Mar

Coffee Shop & Fireside Music 2024

11:00 AM @ Anderson Japanese Gardens

Free

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RVC Starlight Theatre

RVC Starlight Theatre

2024 Starlight Auditions

Fri

01

Mar

2024 Starlight Auditions

4:00 PM @ RVC Starlight Theatre

Free

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Rockford IceHogs

Rockford IceHogs

IceHogs Games

Fri

01

Mar

IceHogs Games

7:00 PM @ Rockford IceHogs

Free

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BMO Center

BMO Center

Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live Glow Party

Fri

01

Mar

Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live Glow Party

7:30 PM @ BMO Center

$87.00 - $250.00

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Lucha Cantina

Lucha Cantina

First Friday Comedy at Lucha Cantina

Fri

01

Mar

First Friday Comedy at Lucha Cantina

7:30 PM @ Lucha Cantina

$10.00

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RVC Starlight Theatre

RVC Starlight Theatre

2024 Starlight Auditions

Sat

02

Mar

2024 Starlight Auditions

8:30 AM @ RVC Starlight Theatre

Free

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Katie’s Cup

Katie’s Cup

Indoor Festival And Market

Sat

02

Mar

Indoor Festival And Market

9:00 AM @ Katie’s Cup

Free

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Katie’s Cup

Katie’s Cup

Indoor Festival And Market

Sat

02

Mar

Indoor Festival And Market

9:00 AM @ Katie’s Cup

Free

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The Pottery Lounge

The Pottery Lounge

Stoneware Peacock Technique Class

Sat

02

Mar

Stoneware Peacock Technique Class

9:00 AM @ The Pottery Lounge

$35.00

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Katie’s Cup

Katie’s Cup

Spring Festival & Market

Sat

02

Mar

Spring Festival & Market

9:00 AM @ Katie’s Cup

Free

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Meyer's Pet Care

Meyer's Pet Care

Vintage Shop Hop at Meyer's Tails Up Farm

Sat

02

Mar

Vintage Shop Hop at Meyer's Tails Up Farm

9:00 AM @ Meyer's Pet Care

Free

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Discovery Center Museum

Discovery Center Museum

Music at the Museum

Sat

02

Mar

Music at the Museum

10:00 AM @ Discovery Center Museum

Free - $10.00

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Midway Village Museum

Midway Village Museum

Women's History Month Kick-Off

Sat

02

Mar

Women's History Month Kick-Off

10:00 AM @ Midway Village Museum

$8.00 - $10.00

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Rockford Public Library

Rockford Public Library

Friendship Bracelets

Sat

02

Mar

Friendship Bracelets

10:30 AM @ Rockford Public Library

Free

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Gordon Legacy Consulting

Gordon Legacy Consulting

Leaving A Legacy

Sat

02

Mar

Leaving A Legacy

10:30 AM @ The Park Church

Free

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Anderson Japanese Gardens

Anderson Japanese Gardens

Coffee Shop & Fireside Music 2024

Sat

02

Mar

Coffee Shop & Fireside Music 2024

11:00 AM @ Anderson Japanese Gardens

Free

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BMO Center

BMO Center

Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live Glow Party

Sat

02

Mar

Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live Glow Party

12:30 PM @ BMO Center

$87.00 - $250.00

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Rockford IceHogs

Rockford IceHogs

IceHogs Games

Sat

02

Mar

IceHogs Games

6:00 PM @ Rockford IceHogs

Free

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Coronado Performing Arts Center

Coronado Performing Arts Center

Three Dog Night

Sat

02

Mar

Three Dog Night

7:30 PM @ Coronado Performing Arts Center

$46.00 - $101.00

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BMO Center

BMO Center

Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live Glow Party

Sat

02

Mar

Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live Glow Party

7:30 PM @ BMO Center

$87.00 - $250.00

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RVC Starlight Theatre

RVC Starlight Theatre

2024 Starlight Auditions

Sun

03

Mar

2024 Starlight Auditions

8:30 AM @ RVC Starlight Theatre

Free

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Anderson Japanese Gardens

Anderson Japanese Gardens

Coffee Shop & Fireside Music 2024

Sun

03

Mar

Coffee Shop & Fireside Music 2024

11:00 AM @ Anderson Japanese Gardens

Free

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BMO Center

BMO Center

Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live Glow Party

Sun

03

Mar

Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live Glow Party

2:30 PM @ BMO Center

$87.00 - $250.00

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Rockford Symphony Orchestra

Rockford Symphony Orchestra

French Music with a Jazz Flair

Sun

03

Mar

French Music with a Jazz Flair

3:00 PM @ Rockford Symphony Orchestra

$10.00 - $40.00

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Discovery Center Museum

Discovery Center Museum

Discovery Town Exhibit

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Discovery Town Exhibit

9:30 AM @ Discovery Center Museum

Free - $11.00

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Art & Crafts Events Rockford IL

Looking for the best art events in Rockford? Look no further! Here's a list of upcoming art events that you won't want to miss!

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Business & Networking Events Rockford IL

Looking for the latest and greatest business and networking events in Rockford? Look no further than our directory of upcoming events! From conferences and seminars to workshops and meetups, we've got you covered with all the latest business and networking events happening in the area.

Our directory is constantly updated with the most current information, so you can always stay in the loop about what's happening in the local business community. Whether you're a small business owner, an entrepreneur, or a professional looking to expand your network, you'll find everything you need to stay informed and connected.

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Education & Classes Events Rockford IL

Are you interested in expanding your knowledge and learning new things? Check out these upcoming educational events in Rockford!

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Entertainment, Games, & Trivia Events Rockford IL

Looking for fun and entertaining events in Rockford? Check out our directory of upcoming entertainment, games, and trivia events! From trivia nights to game tournaments to live performances and more, we've got you covered with the latest and greatest events happening in the area.

Our directory is constantly updated with the most current information, so you can always stay in the loop about what's happening in the local entertainment scene. From comedy shows to live music performances, you'll find everything you need to plan your next night out.

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Film, Theater, & Books Events Rockford IL

Looking for the latest and greatest film, theater, and book events in Rockford? Look no further than our directory of upcoming cultural events! From film festivals to book signings to live theater performances, we've got you covered with the most exciting events happening in the area.

Our directory is constantly updated with the most current information, so you can always stay in the loop about what's happening in the local cultural scene. From classic plays to new releases, you'll find everything you need to plan your next night out.

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Fitness, Health, & Beauty Events Rockford IL

Looking for a comprehensive directory of fitness, health, or beauty events in Rockford? Look no further! Here's a list of upcoming events and activities that will help you stay active, healthy, and feel beautiful.

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Food & Drink Events Rockford IL

Are you a foodie looking for delicious new tastes in Rockford? Here's a directory of upcoming food and drink tasting events that you won't want to miss

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Kids Events Rockford IL

Looking for fun and family-friendly events for kids in Rockford? Look no further than our directory of upcoming kids events! From educational activities to outdoor adventures to interactive exhibits and more, we've got you covered with the latest and greatest events happening in the area.

Our directory is constantly updated with the most current information, so you can always stay in the loop about what's happening in the local kids scene. From toddler playtime to teen workshops, you'll find everything you need to plan your family's next outing.

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Live Music Events Rockford IL

Looking for the best music events in Rockford? Look no further than our directory of upcoming shows and concerts! Whether you're into rock, pop, hip-hop, or any other genre of music, we've got you covered with the latest and greatest events happening in the area.

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Markets, Fairs, & Expos Events Rockford IL

Looking for the latest and greatest markets, expos, and fairs in Rockford? Look no further! Here are some upcoming events that you won't want to miss!

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Outdoor & Nature Events Rockford IL

If you're a nature lover looking for the best outdoor events in Rockford, you've come to the right place! Our directory of nature events is your go-to source for all the latest and greatest events celebrating the great outdoors.

From bird-watching tours to guided hikes to nature festivals and more, our directory is constantly updated with the most current information, so you can always stay in the loop about what's happening in the local nature scene.

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Sports Events Rockford IL

Looking for exciting sports events in Rockford? Look no further than our directory of upcoming sports events! Whether you're a fan of football, basketball, hockey, or any other sport, we've got you covered with the latest and greatest events happening in the area.

Our directory is constantly updated with the most current information, so you can always stay in the loop about what's happening in the local sports scene. From college games to professional competitions to community events, you'll find everything you need to plan your next day out.

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